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Forum: Spain
Feb 18th 2022, 7:49 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Mustard

Re: Selling a second hand car

Thanks for that



That would be logical but there is no clear definition of a hidden defect. For example, a part on my alternator failed last summer and although the consequence was a sudden...
Forum: Spain
Feb 18th 2022, 6:56 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,114
Posted By Mustard

Re: Modelo 720 self completion?

I imagine the value declared for probate, which determines inheritance tax.
Forum: Spain
Feb 18th 2022, 6:24 am
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Mustard

Re: Selling a second hand car

Thanks for that information. I've read through it but can't find where it says 'defects which aren't expected of a car of this age'

What would happen if the clutch on a 16 year old car failed five...
Forum: Spain
Feb 17th 2022, 8:09 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Mustard

Selling a second hand car

I'm going to buy a new car soon and the trade-in price for my 16 year old car is practically nothing although it has service history, low mileage and is in good condition.

A friend is interested...
Forum: Spain
Jan 19th 2022, 5:53 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By Mustard

Re: GHIC application

Last JULY I wrote to HMRC about problems I'm having with double taxation and enclosing all the documentation they requested.

I heard nothing but called them today. Very helpful person but the bad...
Forum: Spain
Dec 24th 2021, 10:04 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,423
Posted By Mustard

Re: New Year resolution...

Agreed, but he does seem to base his ideas on real-world data as opposed to the ( controversial ) mathematical modelling which is the basis of UK government policy.

I'm just trying to be a bit...
Forum: Spain
Dec 24th 2021, 8:58 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,423
Posted By Mustard

Re: New Year resolution...

It seems that Omicron is so infectious that we will all be exposed to it in the next few weeks. Fortunately the symptoms are not too serious in most cases as it appears that the virus reproduces in...
Forum: Spain
Dec 24th 2021, 7:46 am
Replies: 223
Views: 11,936
Posted By Mustard

Re: Covid update

From The Times

A third of Londoners are completely unvaccinated, as a surge of Omicron cases sweeps the capital.

The Prince of Wales yesterday spoke out against anti-vaccination conspiracy...
Forum: Spain
Dec 12th 2021, 9:18 am
Replies: 13
Views: 755
Posted By Mustard

Re: UK + EU pension....?

Brexit won't affect your right to a UK state pension.

I think the confusion was whether you would continue to receive an annual pension increase. For the moment the situation is yes.
Forum: Spain
Nov 11th 2021, 2:48 pm
Replies: 76
Views: 4,065
Posted By Mustard

Re: Confused!

Do you know if there is a double taxation agreement for Capital Gains Tax on the sale of a UK house. I thought I'd seen on this forum someone saying that you didn't pay the tax twice, but from what I...
Forum: Spain
Oct 11th 2021, 11:25 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,044
Posted By Mustard

Re: Where do I start?

You could try an online teacher who will identify your problems and set up a programme of study.

https://www.tusclasesparticulares.com/online/espanol-para-extranjeros.aspx

There is also a good...
Forum: Spain
Oct 5th 2021, 6:40 pm
Replies: 101
Views: 8,494
Posted By Mustard

Re: Looking for a recommendation on mobile network provider in Spain, prices/opt

But that's only very local and they don't have to pay for the maintenance of the national networks or the upgrade to 5G. Neither do Google or Facebook, who are totally dependent on those networks....
Forum: Spain
Oct 5th 2021, 12:20 pm
Replies: 101
Views: 8,494
Posted By Mustard

Re: Looking for a recommendation on mobile network provider in Spain, prices/opt

From Internet:The large ‘telecos’ lose 2,000 million in revenue and 1.2 million customers due to the push of the ‘low cost’

Know more

The company has called on the unions to start the...
Forum: Spain
Oct 4th 2021, 7:40 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By Mustard

Re: Robo advisors

I have used the Openbank one. You choose a risk profile and their fund manger ( in this case Blackrock ) invests in corresponding Index tracking ETFs.
These have lower management fees and you rely...
Forum: Spain
Oct 4th 2021, 7:29 pm
Replies: 101
Views: 8,494
Posted By Mustard

Re: Looking for a recommendation on mobile network provider in Spain, prices/opt

Yes, and it doesn't surprise me. Vodafone and Movistar who provide the networks face unfair competition from the low-cost operators who don't have the same overheads. Vodafone are losing money...
Forum: Spain
Oct 4th 2021, 6:39 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 1,421
Posted By Mustard

Re: New traffic law approved in Spain

Another problem with Spanish roundabouts is that often a service road joins from the right immediately before the roundabout. So you approach in the right hand lane but suddenly find yourself in the...
Forum: Spain
Sep 16th 2021, 12:43 pm
Replies: 101
Views: 8,494
Posted By Mustard

Re: Looking for a recommendation on mobile network provider in Spain, prices/opt

I had a problem with my Vodafone connection two weeks ago on a Friday evening. They did a remote diagnostic and a technician was there at 9.00 on the Saturday morning to fix it. Downspeed 300:...
Forum: Spain
Aug 22nd 2021, 12:51 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,018
Posted By Mustard

Re: EU pension system. Multiple country contributions.

But Luz Liver said that the Seguridad Social had received no reply from the UK. If that's the case, how did they know that he / she had sufficient years contributions to make the necessary total?
Forum: Spain
Aug 22nd 2021, 8:33 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,018
Posted By Mustard

Re: EU pension system. Multiple country contributions.

I don't understand how you were permitted to retire at 65 and start to receive a Spanish state pension.
According to the Seguridad Social webpage, unless you have 37 years 3 months of...
Forum: Spain
Jun 19th 2021, 12:18 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By Mustard

Re: Great news..

La presidenta de la Comunidad de Madrid, Isabel Díaz Ayuso, ha dado la "bienvenida" a la decisión de quitar la obligatoriedad de llevar mascarillas en exteriores el 26 de junio, aunque ha criticado...
Forum: Spain
Jun 1st 2021, 6:43 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 673
Posted By Mustard

Re: Need your ears and language skills please

Number two sounds like well-educated Spanish people I normally hear speaking.
Forum: Spain
May 23rd 2021, 1:09 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 2,585
Posted By Mustard

Re: Learning the language in your host country.

You could try a private class online.

https://www.tusclasesparticulares.com/online/espanol-para-extranjeros.aspx

I took some classes last year for 13€ / hour. Teacher knew all typical English...
Forum: Spain
Mar 29th 2021, 9:54 am
Replies: 36
Views: 1,633
Posted By Mustard

Re: Comparing Gestor Prices for form 720

You're absolutely right. In theory the value shouldn't matter until you sell and then pay tax on the increase. But, with all the paranoia swirling around 720 ( DO NOT MAKE MISTAKES !!!! ) and the...
Forum: Spain
Mar 29th 2021, 7:25 am
Replies: 36
Views: 1,633
Posted By Mustard

Re: Comparing Gestor Prices for form 720

Yo have to do a new submission if the value of an asset class rises by more than 20,000€.

UK house prices have really shot up over the last year and Sterling has risen against the Euro so it's...
Forum: Spain
Mar 24th 2021, 9:29 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,629
Posted By Mustard

Re: New options with Irish passport?

Spain will 'manage' the pension application process which means notifying the relevant countries. So, if you are living in Spain at retirement age, they will contact the UK on your behalf. But, the...
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